Cyndi Lauper Talks Psoriasis & Hope

Cyndi Lauper Talks Psoriasis & Hope

In honor of World Psoriasis Day, I had a once in a lifetime opportunity to talk with the incredible Cyndi Lauper about her new song, Hope, which was inspired by the conversations that she’s having with people in the psoriasis community and by her own journey with the disease. The song title so purely captures … Continue reading

Planning for Stress Flares

Planning for Stress Flares

Stress and anxiety are said to be one of the top triggers for psoriasis flares, but unfortunately stress seems to be inescapable for most of us. There are varying levels of stress and sometimes it hits without warning, but there are times when you know a stressful period is coming and you can find ways … Continue reading

The NPF and the Seal of Recognition

Since my initial diagnosis, the National Psoriasis Foundation has been an integral part of my psoriasis treatment plan. Shortly after learning that I had the disease in high school, my mom and I attended one of their “More Than Skin Deep” events in NYC. My grandmother had a mild case of psoriasis so I had … Continue reading

ENDED: Metaderm Product Giveaway

ENDED: Metaderm Product Giveaway

Thanks for stopping by, but this giveaway has ended. All winners have been notified and will be announced once have confirmed and accepted their prize. Stay tuned! I am partnering with Metaderm to try their products on my own flare and to give away five (5) three-month subscriptions for the MetaDerm Skin Health System, which includes the … Continue reading

More on Flaym – A New Psoriasis Community

More on Flaym – A New Psoriasis Community

Back in March, I wrote about my initial experience working as an official ambassador with Flaym, a new social community created just for people with psoriasis. It reminds me of a Facebook/Twitter combo without the pictures, so it’s got a true social feel unlike other communities that are more message board focused. Flaym is a … Continue reading

It’s PsA Action Week – May 1-6, 2017

It’s PsA Action Week – May 1-6, 2017

This week, beginning May 1, during Arthritis Awareness Month, is the inaugural Psoriatic Arthritis (PsA) Action Week being spearheaded by the National Psoriasis Foundation. PsA Action Week is an initiative to provide information about diagnosis and treatments to those with PsA and also to help people living with psoriasis understand the symptoms of psoriatic arthritis and … Continue reading

Psoriasis & Fatigue

Psoriasis & Fatigue

Ironically, I’ve been working on this post for months now because lately when I find a moment to write, I’ve been too exhausted to think. One of the lesser known side effects of psoriasis is fatigue. According to the NPF, there are a number of factors involved, one of the most important being the underlying … Continue reading

Meet Flaym – A New Psoriasis Community

Meet Flaym – A New Psoriasis Community

Nothing about psoriasis is cute, so even if you openly talk about your condition with the online world, chances are you’re not super comfortable posting every detail about your flakes on all of your social media channels. I recently got the chance to start working with Flaym, an awesome new online psoriasis community as an … Continue reading

Paid Psoriasis Survey Opportunity

Paid Psoriasis Survey Opportunity

I recently had the opportunity to speak with a representative from M3 Global Research about helping to recruit people who live with psoriasis to participate in paid online surveys. If you qualify, not only will you get the chance to earn between $10-$100 but you get to share your experiences, opinions and ideas that can … Continue reading